Egypt’s stocks end higher with EGX 30 solely falling on Monday
The EGX 70 EWI index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) rose 0.28 percent to 2,377 points, while the fixed-weighted index, EGX 30 Capped added 0.35 percent to 12,622 points. The all-embracing index, EGX 100 went up 0.50 percent to 3,320 points. Meanwhile, the equal weights index, EGX 50 gained 0.74 percent to 2,2254 points.
However, the country’s market capitalisation has on Monday posted gains worth 3.4 billion Egyptian pounds ($216.7 million), ending the trading at 642.550 billion pounds buoyed by local and Arab investors’ buying appetite.
Trading value has approximately reached around 6.9 billion pounds, while the trading volume has almost recorded 753.714 million securities executed 56,989 transactions.